Dr. Alison Scott Gives Back to 3rd Ward Community

Style Magazine Newswire | 4/24/2013, 12:06 p.m. | Updated on 4/24/2013, 12:06 p.m.
The media is invited to join the teams of volunteers, patients, and of course Dr. Alison Scott Cuillier with Lasting ...
Dr. Alison Scott Cuillier

What: The media is invited to join the teams of volunteers, patients, and of course Dr. Alison Scott Cuillier with Lasting Impressions Dental Group on Friday, April 26th to spread free smiles across Harris County through Dentistry From The Heart located at 4418 Almeda, Houston, TX 77004. Patients are asked to arrive early as the event is a first come, first serve basis for adults 18 years and over. The 2nd Annual event will begin at 8:00 a.m. and patients will be seen through 5 p.m. that day. Patients are also encouraged to dress appropriately for the weather, to bring chairs, blankets, water, snacks, etc. as they may be outside waiting to be seen. Dr. Alison Scott Cuillier with Lasting Impressions Dental Group will provide free dental care to the first 125+ people. Each of the 125+ attendees will have a choice to receive one of the following; filling, extraction, or teeth cleaning. Several hygienists, dental assistants and other dental professionals will donate their time and resources, in order to provide free dental care to as many residents in need as possible.

Where: Lasting Impressions Dental Group

4418 Almeda

Houston, TX. 77004

When: Friday, April 26, 2013, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Who: Dr. Alison Scott Cuillier, D.D. S., Lasting Impressions Dental Group, Dental Professionals, Volunteers and Patients receiving free dental care.

Visuals: Dentists/staff and patients who sign release will be available for interviews and photos.

Contact: Bridgett S. Joe, S. Charles Public Relations, 713-498-0552

The Impact: This is the second annual event for Lasting Impressions Dental Group, and like hundreds of other Dentistry From The Heart members, this will not be their last. This sort of outreach comes with improved smiles, relief from suffering and a warm sense of gratitude that pervades. The services provided by Dentistry From The Heart not only help a patients teeth and overall health, it gives them a renewed reason to smile.

In 2001, Dentistry From The Heart started with Dr. Vincent Monticciolo who wanted to give back to the community by providing aid to the growing number of Americans without dental insurance. Dentistry From The Heart is a registered non-profit organization that provides free dental work for people in need. Since its inception, Dentistry From The Heart has grown to include over 200 annual events nationwide and has provided more than 60,000 people with an estimated $8 million in free dental care services.